Patients Medical Center Volunteer Services invites you to become an integral part of our hospital community. By joining our family of volunteers, you will contribute to our high-quality care that is committed to excellence and compassion for the whole person—body, mind, and spirit.

Volunteering has a significant impact on the community and a positive influence on your health, wellbeing, and spirit. Volunteers at Patients Medical Center are part of a unique family that thrives on service and camaraderie.

Volunteer Benefits

  • Free lunch on the days you volunteer
  • Free parking
  • Free flu shots
  • Letter of recommendation after 65 hours of volunteering
  • Invitation to all hospital employee activities
  • Recognition for volunteer service
  • Friendship

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Administrative Areas
  • Day Surgery
  • Emergency Department
  • Patient Liaison
  • Special Projects
  • Welcome Desk
  • Spiritual Care

Become a Volunteer

  • Submit an application: You may pick up an application at the hospital Welcome Desk or download a volunteer application and follow the instructions to apply. Volunteers must be 17 years or older.
  • Commitment: Volunteers must be willing to commit to at least a quarter of the year, or one semester of service and volunteer at least one four-hour shift per week (Monday through Friday).
  • Interview: You will be contacted by phone to schedule an interview. The interview, your interests, and availability will determine placement options.
  • Health Screening: Following the interview, we will schedule a health screening with the Occupational Health Nurse. This screening includes a medical health review and tuberculosis (TB) test.
  • Orientation: Attendance is required for an orientation session that is approximately two hours.
  • Assignment & Training: After orientation, the Volunteer Coordinator will visit with new volunteers about assignments and training.

For more information about volunteering at Patients Medical Center, call 713-948-7054.